Michael Stanley (author of the Kubu mystery series and other titles) is actually two authors: Michael Sears and Stanley Trollip.
A second Michael Stanley edited "Dining and Dwelling", a collection of articles on Irish archaeology.
A third Michael Stanley is an American singer-songwriter and musician.
A fourth is the writer of the 1976 book 'The Swiss Conspiracy' later made into a film of the same name
**Amazon.com erroneously appears to attribute the book 'The Swiss Conspiracy' to the co-authors of the Detective Kubu mysteries.